Peter Conti-Brown on Muck Rack

Peter Conti-Brown

Philadelphia, PA
Assistant Professor, Wharton and Contributor

Husband & father, financial historian, lawyer, and asst prof @Wharton. My book on the Fed,

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@sam_a_bell @chrisjcondon Maddening. That the release of shortlists would cause a deterioration of the candidate pool is such a silly, untested proposition that is demonstrably false in other parts of our central banking governance structure.
Sometimes I’ll watch Jeopardy! on the train only to watch the same episode with my kids when I get home. It’s really one of the best ways to reinforce to them the mythology of my omniscience.
RT @Aarondklein: When the Fed started in 2015 England, Mexico, and Poland already had instant payments. Now the Fed is ending and th…
RT @greg_ip: U.S. responds to Chinese mercantilism by raising tariffs on everyone? That would be like responding to Pearl Harbor…
@vtg2 In part, yes (or, to be honest, the one Democrat who has triggered this). But there was no need to nominate Quarles for a 3-month term. They could've done a 2 year 3 months, 4 year 3 months, or 6 year 3 months. Can't blame the Democrats for that.
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